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Battles & Commanders Crossword

Commanders & Battles Crossword 925
 

Across

4 - Stonewall captured 20,000 Union soldiers here in 1862

9 - The second great battle of the Civil War, first in Missouri

10 - Battle also known as the Battle of Fleetwood Hill

12 - The state for which the Confederate's greatest commerce raider was named for

14 - His first, and maybe only, loss came at Kernstown

16 - Early's morning success reversed by Sheridan's Ride

18 - Battlefield includes Missionary Ridge, Lookout Mountain

20 - Battle where McDowell's charge up Henry House Hill failed

21 - Name of the commanding heights held by the Confederates at Fredericksburg

22 - Western general brought to DC by Lincoln to oversee all Army operations

23 - Lee sought to break the Union siege of Petersburg here in March 1865

24 - Nickname given large Confederate salient at Spotsylvania

26 - Famous commander of the Wolverines

29 - Where Grant earned the name "Unconditional Surrender"

30 - Battle that permitted Lincoln to issue the Emancipation Proclamation

31 - Admiral who damned the torpedoes

32 - The 54th Massachusetts famously attacked this fort

33 - Final defeat for Hood in 1864

34 - Ambrose Burnside was removed as the Army of the Potomac's commander after this event

35 - He was the commanding general who attacked Washington DC

36 - Confederate commander at Chickamauga and Chattanooga

37 - Kearny and __________ were both killed at the battle of Chantilly

38 - Cleburne and 6 other Confederate generals died here

Down

1 - Confederate fort that protected the port of Wilmington, NC

2 - The culminating victory in Jackson's 1862 Valley campaign

3 - Only Lieutenant General in the Union Army

4 - Commanded the Army of Northern Virginia's Cavalry after Stuart

5 - Battlefield that was figured in both the Civil War and Revolutionary War

6 - Culp's Hill and Devil's Den are here

7 - Grant's victory that sealed the fate of Vicksburg in 1863

8 - Army of Northern Virginia general who fought at Chickamauga

9 - Grant's first offensive of the Overland Campaign

11 - Albert Sydney Johnston was mortally wounded here

13 - Union general mortally wounded at South Mountain

15 - General Pemberton's greatest defeat

17 - Union secretary of war

19 - Savior at Antietam, Victor at Reams Station, Failure at Bristoe

20 - The largest Civil War battle in North Carolina

21 - Lee's last attack of the Seven Days Campaign

24 - He led the Union attack against Jackson at Fredericksburg

25 - Sherman presented this town to Lincoln as a Christmas present in 1864

26 - Name of Petersburg area battle that involved the use of an explosive packed mine

27 - Hero in 1862, Goat in 1863

28 - Union general killed by a sniper at Spotsylvania Court House

 

 

 

 

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